AUSTRALIA: Brisbane & Gold Coast


If you attend a KEI Affiliated university or college, you will receive a $1,000 Affiliate Grant towards a semester, trimester, quarter and academic year program. Note that the $1,000 Affiliate Grant does not apply to summer programs. Read the application deadlines and requirements before starting the application. Dates and fees in italics are tentative and subject to change. Check back periodically for updates. Consult with a KEI Program Manager before purchasing airline tickets.

TermArrival DateDeparture DatePriceApplication Status
Academic Year 2019*+^ 13 February 201921 October 2019$29,900Application closed
Spring Trimester 2019*+^ 13 February 20199 June 2019$14,950Application closed
Fall Trimester 2019*+^27 June 201920 October 2019$14,950Application closed
Winter Trimester 2019#+^ 20 October 201917 February 2020$14,950Apply now
Academic Year 2020*+^ 16 February 202022 October 2020$29,900Apply now
Spring Trimester 2020*+^ 16 February 202025 June 2020$14,950Apply now
Fall Trimester 2020*+^22 June 202022 October 2020$14,950Apply now
Winter Trimester 2020#+^ 21 October 202018 February 2021$14,950Apply now

* The academic year in Australia starts with Spring (Trimester 1) and continues through Fall (Trimester 2).
# The Winter Trimester is only open to students who participate in the Fall Trimester.
+ Students can live and study at the Nathan (Brisbane) or the Gold Coast campus. A $1500 per trimester housing supplement will be added to the program fee for students who live in the student residence on the Gold Coast campus (there is NO supplemental fee for students who live off-campus in Surfers Paradise).
^ Certain courses at the South Bank campus have an additional lab/tutorial fee.

Financial aid

KEI offers grants, payment plans and incentives to qualified students. KEI also accepts all forms of federal, state, institutional and external aid that can be used for education abroad. Examples of external aid that are applicable to programs in Australia include:

Visit the Financial Aid & Payments page to learn about additional scholarships and funding options for study abroad.